Tyson Foods Launches Two Million Acre Sustainable Grain Initiative

Sustainable grain commitment, part of Tyson Foods’ new sustainability report, to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Tyson Foods Inc. has committed to support improved environmental practices on two million acres of corn by the end of 2020. It is the largest-ever land stewardship commitment by a U.S. protein company and supports Tyson Foods’ recently announced goal

Cumberland Farms Celebrates National Pretzel Day

Customers can enjoy a free beverage with pretzel purchase. Westborough, Mass.-based Cumberland Farms is celebrating National Pretzel Day on April 26 by offering customers a FREE Chill Zone beverage (fountain or frozen HYPERFREEZE) with the purchase of any pretzel—all for just $2.39! On National Pretzel Day, customers can get in on the celebration from 12

Fostering Proprietary Foodservice

To put a brand on their brand, more convenience retailers are entering the proprietary foodservice pool. By Jeffrey Steele, Contributing Editor As convenience stores increasingly become go-to options for breakfast, lunch and dinner, more and more operators are mulling the decision to launch proprietary foodservice options or partner with a co-brand. They know either alternative

Hoshizaki America Welcomes New President

Kazuya Jinno brings foodservice background to new role. Hoshizaki America Inc., based in Peachtree City, Ga., has announced that Kazuya Jinno has been appointed president of Hoshizaki Holdings USA. Jinno joins Hoshizaki with a background in the foodservice industry. Hoshizaki America is known for premier ice machine and refrigeration products throughout the North American market.

Wawa Expands Coffee Line

Wawa Reserve line of coffees gives customers the chance to explore bold, new flavors. Wawa has introduced a new addition to its coffee offer, Wawa Reserve 100% Tanzania. This new variety is Wawa’s second limited-time, specialty-grade coffee offering and will join Wawa’s existing line of coffee varieties through early May. Wawa Reserve 100% Tanzania is

Food Megatrends Reflect Healthy Choices

Euromonitor release a new report indicating heathy living will drive future food patterns in the U.S. Euromonitor International has released the eight most influential packaged food megatrends for 2018. These megatrends, sharing common drivers, have the power to transform and disrupt entire categories while also providing sustainable growth and relevance for companies that succeed in

7-Eleven Launches Exclusive Rainforest Alliance Certified Coffee

New Seven Reserve Africa Blend is available now for the same low-price as other 7-Eleven coffee varieties. 7-Eleven coffee customers are in for a treat now that the c-store giant is adding a new coffee segment that provide brews from ‘exotic’ locations. 7-Eleven Inc. headed straight to the continent of Africa for the first limited-time